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7 questions for Spicer's return to the White House podium

Trump has teased an announcement soon - but the White House continues to stonewall reporters on the question. "We've been meeting with potential people". "There are days that I'll decide that the pr...

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McConnell says GOP getting ready for Senate health care vote

And now they've gotten kind of weak-kneed and I think they want to keep it. Instead they've made a decision to ram this bill through. and get it signed into law. Under the Senate rules, Republicans...

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Rauner urges lawmakers to pass GOP 'compromise' budget plan

Rauner urges lawmakers to pass GOP 'compromise' budget plan

We have continually looked for ways to compromise with the governor without hurting middle-class families, and have worked to find common ground so the governor will finally focus on a budget. Lefkow'...

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Three LAPD Cadets Arrested After Stealing Patrol Cars

Three LAPD Cadets Arrested After Stealing Patrol Cars

Currently, about 2,300 teens ages 13 to 20 are enrolled in cadet programs. "Los Angeles has a police officer recruitment and retention problem and we urge Chief Beck to provide solutions and not band-...

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Teen police cadets steal 3 LAPD patrol cars

Teen police cadets steal 3 LAPD patrol cars

No weapons were in the cruisers, said Beck. LAPD Chief Charlie Beck said the department first became aware the cruisers had gone missing on Wednesday around 5 p.m. All three teens were arrested...

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Senate approves new sanctions over Russia's meddling in U.S. election

The Senate on Wednesday voted overwhelmingly to enact new sanctions against Russian Federation and make it hard for President Donald Trump to lift them. but [Putin] is going to try to find sectors...

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Uber adds option to tip drivers as it heads in new direction

Uber adds option to tip drivers as it heads in new direction

Other new features the company plans to announce today include a change to the cancellation window from five minutes to two minutes, allowing riders more time to change their plans without being cha...

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Sean Spicer might be leaving White House podium

CNN's Jim Acosta, a stalwart reporter, kind of lost his cool today after the Trump administration held an off-camera, no-audio press gaggle and refused to give substantive answers to his question...

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Trump lawyer says president not informed he is under investigation

Sekulow noted that " Fox News Sunday " host Chris Wallace had pushed him hard on whether Trump is under investigation, "and his first question is have you been notified of an investigation, and the...

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Does Trump Tweet Confirm Obstruction Investigation? White House Lawyers Up

It wasn't clear whether the president was basing his tweet on direct knowledge that he is under investigation, or on reports this week that special counsel Robert Mueller is examining whether the pres...

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Finsbury Park attack: the suspect's life in Cardiff

Finsbury Park attack: the suspect's life in Cardiff

She told neighbors that the van had "run over his legs". Witnesses accounts pointed to "a deliberate attack against innocent Muslims". "It seeks to drive us apart and to break the precious bonds of ...

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Trump calls Warmbier's death a 'total disgrace'

North Korea's government said it released Warmbier last week on "humanitarian grounds". The Ohio college student died Monday at a Cincinnati hospital, almost a week after his return to the United...

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Republican Ralph Norman wins South Carolina House seat

Tonight is Election Night in Georgia as well, but the numbers are still rolling in. With all precincts reporting, according to the New York Times , Norman won by 51.1 percent to 47.9 percent, a 3.2...

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Attorney general unveils 12-city partnership to fight crime

Attorney general unveils 12-city partnership to fight crime

A Department of Justice spokesman said Buffalo and the other cities were selected "through a process that considers both quantitative and qualitative measures". The funding is part of the newly form...

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Trump meeting with North Korean leader unlikely

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson also said in a statement that the USA holds North Korea accountable for Warmbier's "unjust imprisonment, and demand the release of three other Americans who have bee...

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Settlement reached in lawsuit over Michael Brown's death

Settlement reached in lawsuit over Michael Brown's death

Louis Post-Dispatch . Neither Ferguson officials nor the attorney for Brown's parents, Anthony Gray, immediately responded to requests for comment. An investigation by the Justice Department into ...

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Muslims question whether girl's killing was road rage

The teens scattered, but, police said, the suspect caught up with them in a nearby parking lot, got out of his vehicle and allegedly chased after them with a baseball bat. The McDonald's is about a mi...

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Remains of 7 sailors killed in US ship collision return home

It was their calling. Most of the more than 200 sailors would have been asleep in their berthing, some of which were reportedly flooded. Here are their stories. The Fitzgerald is named after another...

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It's Too Hot For Some Planes To Fly In Phoenix

It's Too Hot For Some Planes To Fly In Phoenix

Urijah Salcedo throws a bucket of water on himself while playing in Spring Valley Lake in Victorville Calif., Monday June 19, 2017 . Phoenix hit 118 degrees Monday, tying the record for the date ...

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Supreme Court To Hear Case That Could Set Seismic Precedent Against Gerrymandering

Rafael Anchia , a Dallas Democrat and chair of the Mexican American Legislative Caucus in the Texas House, tweeted that the caucus would keep an eye on the Wisconsin case closely as the Texas tr...

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